Pulse audio

Lukas Hejtmanek xhejtman at ics.muni.cz
Sat Oct 10 17:59:02 UTC 2009

On Thu, Oct 08, 2009 at 08:40:33AM -0400, Daniel Chen wrote:
> (4) has always been possible. It has always been easy to use
> PulseAudio and discover its integration deficiencies. It has not
> always been easy to disable PulseAudio, but it certainly remains
> straightforward for a savvy user:
> touch ~/.pulse_a11y_nostart
> echo autospawn = no|tee -a ~/.pulse/client.conf
> killall pulseaudio

not so fast. gnome-settings-daemon tries to connect to pulse. multimedia keys
work no more without pulse. gnome-volume-control does nothing without pulse.

I had no problems with pure alsa.

Lukáš Hejtmánek

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